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Elections: Ballot-Access Requirements-Independent Candidates-Mootness

Where a potential candidate for state office challenged the state’s ballot-access requirements for independent candidates, the state legislature amended the challenged statute to accord with the petition-filing deadline that the candidate had sought, so no controversy remained and the appeal is dismissed as moot. Normal practice Opinion concurring in part and dissenting in part by Stras, J.: ...
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